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It has been reported that the government and the Communication Workers Union have now agreed terms for the closure of TDC, which is now scheduled to close its doors on September 28.

TDC was the purpose-built state enterprise that evolved from TIDCO, and was created with the express purpose of guiding, directing and promoting the development of...

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Let’s give praise where it’s due. If the Trinidad and Tobago Police Service says that its crime detection rates for four of its nine police divisions have surpassed the international benchmark of 30 per cent, well, great job.

Sunday, August 6, 2017

The success of any country, big or small, lies with the attitude of the working class. The patriotic poor are the ones who willingly offer themselves to the military. They give their lives in exchange for the advancement of their countries when there are wars.

Sunday, August 6, 2017

The cultural and natural heritage are increasingly threatened with destruction not only by the traditional causes of decay , but also by changing social and economic conditions which aggravate the situation.

Sunday, August 6, 2017

“In lust, in greed, in fraud, in strife they specialise

Double deals, double deals they idolise.

If you brave enough to open your mouth and criticise,

One time you are ostracised and or victimised.

Still they go unpunished and unaccused of any crime,

Saturday, August 5, 2017

In an Emancipation Day speech, President of the country Mr Anthony Carmona threw his support behind the now long-running campaign for reparatory justice to be provided for the heinous practice of the Atlantic slave trade, which lasted for over 400 years in the Caribbean.

Saturday, August 5, 2017

When I read the report which Information officer ASP Pierre presented saying that at present the detection rate for serious crime was at 30 per cent, my mind went back to my school days.

Saturday, August 5, 2017

The daily, weekly and monthly call from the police is for the public to come forward to assist them. They believe that the key to successful policing is tied to information from a willing public.

Saturday, August 5, 2017

We in Trinidad and Tobago tout that the greatest invention of the 21st century is the steel pan, yet annually we read of artistes returning home to hold benefit concerts to finance their studies abroad.

Saturday, August 5, 2017

A policy for guiding our relations with the T&T Diaspora needs special attention. Our diaspora has been ignored for too long.

Friday, August 4, 2017

The Jamaican national who was awarded compensation for wrongful arrest recently faced conditions experienced by virtually every person who has been incarcerated in the country in recent times.

Friday, August 4, 2017

Thoroughly disgruntled customers conducting business in Trinidad will suck their teeth at today’s consolidated march on the nation’s streets, organised by the trade union movement, signalling an absence of credibility in the eyes of customers.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

I often hear parents tell their children “I am not your friend, I am your parent,” or “It’s not a popularity contest, I don’t care if you like me,” and then we wonder why we fail to get through to them.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

t has been reported by various media publications, that on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 oil deposits washed ashore on the coastlines of Point Sable and Carat Shed beaches in La Brea.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

It’s a pity the moderator had to hustle the pastor off the stage while he was praying at the com­mencement of the Conversations with the Prime Minister in Point Fortin; this to not have the Prime Minister waiting and to announce his grand arrival unto the stage.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

I wish to ask my African brothers and sisters to put aside time to celebrate Emancipation Day at home as well.

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